In the Altai hurricane wind tore the roofs off hospitals and schools

© RIA Novosti / Ramil to Setdiscoverable in fotoreceptori ambulance on a street in MoscowIn the Altai hurricane wind tore the roofs off hospitals and schools© RIA Novosti / Ramil to Setdiscoverable the image Bank

A hurricane that struck on the eve of the Altai territory, tore the roof off of the Central district hospital, damaged the roof of the school, de-energized dozens of settlements and knocked hundreds of trees on cars and the roadway, told RIA Novosti the representative of GUMCHS in the region.

Hurricane on Altai: the demolished roof, fallen trees, wounded people

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On Tuesday in the Altai region has passed storm front with Gale force winds. According GUMCHS, the wind speed reached 34 m / sec.

«On the eve blew off the roof of the Central district hospital in the village of Talmenka, the damaged school building of one of the districts of the region», — said the Agency interlocutor.

According to the Agency, in 73 settlements of the region was disrupted power supply. In addition, Talmensky district was disrupted gas supply to residential houses and social facilities.

As noted during the meeting the Governor of the Altai territory Alexander Karlin, the morning environment in the region is almost fully restored gas supply and electricity. The work of the Central district hospital of the Talmensky district is under special control of the Ministry of health of the region, several patients transferred to other medical institutions of the region.

«Today conducted rapid surveys of damaged buildings and structures, determined the amount of damages, there is an algorithm for emergency and recovery works,» he said.

The Governor noted that in the aftermath of a hurricane from the reserve funds of municipalities and the regional budget will allocate necessary funds.

«The overall situation is stable and controllable. Fortunately, the element did not lead to loss of life. In the village Tumanovka zavyalovsky district, which damaged the roof of the elementary school, the learning process is completed a day earlier, so no difficulty to prepare schools for the upcoming new school year, no. Soon all the works on elimination of consequences of elements will be completed,» — said Karlin.

Residents of the Altai territory, meanwhile, share their impressions from the last hurricane and publish in social networks photos in which capture is comparable to the tornado vortices, hail the size of a hen’s egg, fallen trees and bus shelters, as well as wrecked cars.